Army and Navy Academy

2605 Carlsbad Blvd.,
Carlsbad, CA 92008
Tel: (888) 762-2338
Gr: (Boarding) 7-12 | 320 students
Army and Navy Academy is an internationally recognized college-preparatory military boarding school for boys, grades 7-12 that follows University of California standards and incorporates leadership training centered around its JROTC program.
Since 1910, Army and Navy Academy has sought to develop scholarship and honorable character in young men.
Our cadets benefit from having a greater degree of structure, motivation and discipline in their daily routine.One of our core competencies is the academic achievement of our students.
On a regular basis, we see students improve their G.P.A., often within the first semester of attendance.
Small class sizes, a highly committed staff and individualized support enable students to achieve better results and improve their chances for attending a college or university of their choice.Mandatory JROTC leadership classes emphasize teamwork, honor, self-esteem, citizenship, study habits, and time management.
Band, performing arts, extracurricular clubs, and CIF and intramural sports complement the academic program. 

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Definition of Terms 
2013 School Data
Army and Navy Boarding School Avg.
School Focus College-Prep Military College Preparatory
Grades Offered 7-12 7-12
School Type All-boys Co-ed
ADD/ADHD Support Yes Yes
Supports Learning Differences (LD) Yes Yes
Religious Affiliation Non-denominational Non-denominational
Year Founded 1910 1907
Campus Size 16 acres 125 acres

Student Body

Enrollment 320 students 300 students
% Students of Color 27% 18%
% International Students 25% 20%
% Students Boarding 90% 67%
Average SAT Score n/a * National Avg. »View
Offers Post-Grad Year No No

Acadmics and Faculty

Saturday Classes No No
Classroom Dress Code Formal Casual
Average Class Size 16 students 12
*National School Avg. » 20
Teacher : Student Ratio 1:10 1:7
# of AP/Advanced Courses Offered 14 15
ESL Courses Offered Yes Yes
% Faculty with Advanced Degree 47% 65%
Summer Program Offered Yes Yes

Finances

Endowment Size $10 million $15 million
Yearly Tuition
(Boarding Students)
$35,400 $46,950
Yearly Tuition
(Day Students)
$20,850 $26,280
% Students on Financial Aid 25% 35%
Merit Scholarships Offered No No

Admission

Application Deadline None / Rolling Jan. 15
SSAT Required No Yes
Acceptance Rate 73% 57%
Director of Admissions Candace Heidenrich  

Course Listings

List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses

AP / Advanced Courses

# of AP/Advanced Courses Offered 14 15
AP Biology AP Calculus AB
AP Calculus BC AP Chemistry
AP English Language & Composition AP English Literature & Composition
AP European History AP French
AP Physics B AP Psychology
AP Spanish AP Statistics
AP Studio Art: Drawing AP U.S. History

Sports

# Interscholastic Sports Offered 14 13
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Drill Team, Football, Golf, Riflery, Soccer, Surf Team, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Water Polo, Wrestling

Extracurriculars

Total Extracurricular Organizations 30 24
ExtracurricularsAcademic Decathalon, Adjutant Yearbook, Army and Navy Magazine, Art Club, ASB, Band of Brothers, Basketball Club, Beta Club, California Scholarship Federation, Chess Club, Community Service, Computer Club, Diversity Club, Drama Club, Foreign Language Clubs, Forensics, Habitat for Humanity, Harvard Model Congress, Honor Council, Interact, Key Club, Multi-Cultural Club, National Honor Council, Navy Marine Club, Order of St. Michael,

College Matriculation

Year: 2006-2012 10 Most Popular College Choices  (# Enrolled)
University of California, Los Angeles 10
United States Military Academy at West Point 4
United States Naval Academy at Annapolis 4
University of Southern California (USC) 4
University of California, Berkeley 3
Brown University 2
Embry Riddle Aeronautical University 2
Johns Hopkins University 1
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) 1
Stanford University 1
Link to Matriculation Data

School Notes:

  • Army and Navy Academy is an internationally recognized college-preparatory military boarding school for boys, grades 7-12 that follows University of California standards and incorporates leadership training centered around its JROTC program. Since 1910, Army and Navy Academy has sought to develop scholarship and honorable character in young men. Our cadets benefit from the rigorous structure, motivation and discipline in their daily routine and develop essential life management, good citizenship and leadership skills. The mission of Army and Navy Academy is to educate and develop young men of good character.

  • LD types supported: IEP or 504 required
  • School accreditations: California Association of Independent Schools (CAIS), Western States Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)

Nearby Schools:

The nearest school is Idyllwild Arts Academy (54.6 miles away)
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